IBSAT 2018 Syllabus will consist of important topics in all 04 sections which are Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, Reading Comprehension, and Data Adequacy and Data Interpretation. IBSAT is conducted by ICFAI University every year for admission in MBA/PGDM program.
The University offers admission at its various campuses such as MBA program is offered at Dehradun, Hyderabad, Jaipur. Whereas the PGPM program is offered at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. The IBSAT exam Syllabus 2018 covers all the key topics in each of the four sections. The questions asked in IBSAT are of moderate difficulty level. Check complete details about IBSAT exam 2018 Syllabus from this page.
IBSAT 2018 Syllabus
Here we have given section wise syllabus for IBSAT 2018. You can do your preparation for the entrance test as per the important topics given in the table below.
|Verbal Ability||Quantitative Aptitude||Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation|
|Comprehension of Passage||Number System||Tables|
|Syllogisms||Work, Pipes, and Cisterns||Data Interpretation|
|English Grammar||Discount||Data Sufficiency|
|Incorrect words||Average||Logical Reasoning|
|Punctuation||Arithmetic Progression||Cause and effects|
|English Usage||Time and Work||Graphs representing area|
|Contextual usage||Algebra||Pie chart|
|Analogies||Geometry||Venn – diagram|
|Vocabulary||Coordinate Geometry||Visual reasoning|
|Replace the missing words||Mensuration||Critical Reasoning|
|Para Jumble||Probability||Bar graphs|
|–||Installment payments||Column graphs|
|–||Permutation & Combination||Statements and Conclusions|
|–||Quadratic and linear equation||Matrix arrangements|
|–||Profit & Loss||–|
|–||Allegation & mixtures||–|
Now that you know the syllabus, let us have a quick look at the IBSAT 218 Exam pattern and its marking scheme.
IBSAT 2018 Exam Pattern
To get a better idea of the exam and to effectively prepare for the entrance test, it is important that you should know the inside out of the exam, which not only includes date, eligibility criteria but exam pattern and its marking scheme also.
IBSAT 2018 is a computer-based test which is conducted in a testing window of 4 days. It is expected that it will be held in the 03rd week of December 2018. The candidates will have a time limit of 02 hours, in which you need to solve 140 MCQ questions. The exam will be divided into 4 Sections with questions of easy to moderate difficulty level.
- Mode of the exam: Computer-based test
- Duration of the exam: 02 hours
- Type of questions: MCQ
- Total number of questions: 140
- Total marks: 140
The distribution of question in each section is as follows:
|Course||Number of Questions|
|Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation||30|
Marking Scheme For IBSAT 2018
The candidates should note that the evaluation of marks will be done as per the marking scheme given by ICFAI, The IBSAT 2018 Marking Scheme shall be as follows:
- +1 marks for correct answer
- There shall be no negative marking for incorrect answer
Books Recommended For IBSAT 2018 Preparation
The next step for preparation is to collect the correct study material. If you have the right resources, the preparation for the entrance test becomes a lot easier. You can check the list of books which can help you for IBSAT 2018 preparation below.
|Name of the Book||Buy Here|
|Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis||Click Here to buy|
|English Proficiency, IMS India||Click Here to buy|
|Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examination Tips||Click Here to buy|
|How to Prepare for Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning for CAT, 3rd Edition written by Arun Sharma||Click Here to buy|
Other Important Books For IBSAT Preparation
- Maths by RS Aggarwal
- Pearson guide to MBA by Edgar Thorpe
- Data Interpretation MBA Entrance by Jaiswal
- Quantitative Aptitude for CAT and MBA Entrance Examination by TIME
- CAT solved papers by Upkar / Pratiyogita Darpan
If you have any queries regardiing the IBSAT 2018 Syllabus or any suggestions, let us know in the comment section below.